Trans-Tasman Trophy - 2nd Test

New Zealand v Australia

Australia won by 176 runs

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100

1.1

Southee to Katich, no run, has Katich fishing outside off, perhaps bounced a bit more than expected, well bowled by Southee

1.2

Southee to Katich, 1 run, tapped away with soft hands just in front of cover and he sets off for an easy single

Australia 1/0   SM Katich 1* (2b)

2.1

Martin to Katich, no run, fires it on the blockhole almost and well dug out to the off stump

2.2

Martin to Katich, no run, strays down the leg side and he could have flicked it away to fine leg but he chooses to let it go

2.3

Martin to Katich, no run, fuller length on middle and leg and he pushes it straight to mid-on who's up close

2.4

Martin to Katich, 1 run, full again and he pushes it softly with the line in the gap at cover and takes an easy single

Australia 2/0   SM Katich 2* (6b)

3.1

Southee to Katich, no run, full on the off stump and tucked across the line to midwicket

3.2

Southee to Katich, FOUR, first boundary of the match, too wide outside the off stump and not that full, he opens the face of the bat and the ball races away past gully, great timing

3.3

Southee to Katich, no run, full again and he pushes it towards point

3.4

Southee to Katich, no run, holds the length back outside off and he defends it off the meat of the bat

3.5

Southee to Katich, no run, pushes it straight to mid-on

3.6

Southee to Katich, 2 runs, good timing, just a defensive push and he manages to beat mid-off for a couple

Australia 8/0   SM Katich 8* (12b 1x4)

5.1

Southee to Katich, no run, tries to drive through the off side but gets an inside edge to the on side

5.2

Southee to Katich, no run, bangs it in short and he ducks under that bouncer - the first of the morning

5.3

Southee to Katich, 1 run, shuffles a long way across his stumps exposes the leg stump,, flicked to fine leg, had he missed he would have been out bowled

Australia 13/0   SM Katich 9* (15b 1x4)

6.1

Martin to Katich, no run, good length on the off stump and defended to the off side

6.2

Martin to Katich, no run, I don't think Katich saw that at all! Doesn't offer a shot to a short delivery and the ball knocks him on the arm, he was expecting that to bounce more

6.3

Martin to Katich, 3 runs, full on middle and leg and tucked away down to deep midwicket

Australia 16/0   SM Katich 12* (18b 1x4)

7.1

Southee to Katich, no run, walks across his stumps and pushes it down to point, tells his partner to wait

7.2

Southee to Katich, no run, hits the deck hard and the ball sails over Katich

7.3

Southee to Katich, 1 run, taps it softly and beats the gap at cover and sets off for an easy single

Australia 25/0   SM Katich 13* (21b 1x4)

8.1

Arnel to Katich, no run, starts off with a fuller delivery outside off and left alone

8.2

Arnel to Katich, 1 run, shuffles across his stumps and tucks it down to fine leg

Australia 30/1   SM Katich 14* (23b 1x4)

9.1

Southee to Katich, FOUR, well played, just a trifle wide outside off and he uses the pace of the ball to cut it away deftly past gully and backward point

9.2

Southee to Katich, no run, lands it outside off and he leaves it to the keeper

9.3

Southee to Katich, no run, moves across his stumps and opts to let this one go to the keeper as well

9.4

Southee to Katich, no run, he now bangs it in short and Katich allows it to go the keeper

9.5

Southee to Katich, 1 run, lands it on a length on middle and leg and tucked to square leg

Australia 39/1   SM Katich 19* (28b 2x4)

10.1

Arnel to Katich, no run, Katich nearly gives it away this time! He chases a a wide delivery, no foot movement and it nearly takes the edge

10.2

Arnel to Katich, no run

10.3

Arnel to Katich, 2 runs, strays on the pads and he moves across and flicks it towards fine leg, mistimes it

10.4

Arnel to Katich, no run, goes across his stumps and safely lets it go to the keeper

10.5

Arnel to Katich, no run, lets this one go as well, chooses to gauge the bounce and movement

10.6

Arnel to Katich, no run, don't ask me how that didn't take the off stump! Nips back in late and foxes Katich who shoulders arms, an inch or two closer and he would have lost his off stump

Australia 41/1   SM Katich 21* (34b 2x4)

12.1

Vettori to Katich, no run, appeal! Vettori drifted on the leg stump and Katich moved across to flick but the ball clipped the thigh pad on the way to the keeper, Vettori realised it a bit late

12.2

Vettori to Katich, no run, gets across and defends

12.3

Vettori to Katich, no run, leaves it to the keeper

12.4

Vettori to Katich, 1 run, another big shuffle across the stumps and tucked to the on side, Vettori should keep a leg slip for Katich

12.6

Vettori to Katich, no run, tossed up outside off and defended to the off side

Australia 45/1   SM Katich 22* (39b 2x4)

14.1

Vettori to Katich, no run, tossed up on middle, tucked to forward short leg

14.2

Vettori to Katich, no run, stays back and tucks it to the on side

14.3

Vettori to Katich, no run, lunges forward and defends, Ponting sets off and gets back

14.4

Vettori to Katich, no run, fires it much flatter, safely lets it go

14.5

Vettori to Katich, no run, thrusts his pad forward and shoulders arms again

14.6

Vettori to Katich, 2 runs, gets forward to a full delivery outside off and places it to sweeper cover, there's a fielder out there

Australia 47/1   SM Katich 24* (45b 2x4)

15.3

Arnel to Katich, no run, taps it to Patel at cover point and tells Ponting to wait

15.4

Arnel to Katich, no run, moves across and taps it back to the bowler

15.5

Arnel to Katich, no run, tucks it across the line to short square leg

15.6

Arnel to Katich, no run, lands outside off and the ball holds its line before reaching the keeper

Australia 48/1   SM Katich 24* (49b 2x4)

16.6

Vettori to Katich, no run, gets forward and taps it to the off side

Australia 49/1   SM Katich 24* (50b 2x4)

17.3

Arnel to Katich, no run, gets beside the line and pushes it down to Patel at point

17.4

Arnel to Katich, no run, fuller in length and defended to short cover

17.5

Arnel to Katich, 1 run, full on middle and tucked across the line down to mid-on who's a bit deep, takes a single

Australia 51/1   SM Katich 25* (53b 2x4)

18.1

Vettori to Katich, no run, tossed up outside off and tucked to forward short leg

18.2

Vettori to Katich, no run, gets well forward and defends with soft hands

18.3

Vettori to Katich, 1 run, gets forward and works it behind square on the on side for a single

Australia 52/1   SM Katich 26* (56b 2x4)

19.1

Arnel to Katich, 1 run, drifts on the pads and he tickles it down to fine leg, Southee's there to cut it off

Australia 53/1   SM Katich 27* (57b 2x4)

20.1

Vettori to Katich, no run, gets nice drift inwards, defended towards cover

20.2

Vettori to Katich, no run, flighted outside off but defended back to the bowler

20.3

Vettori to Katich, no run, tucks it straight to short midwicket

20.4

Vettori to Katich, no run, much slower through the air and pushed firmly down to mid-off

20.5

Vettori to Katich, no run, tossed up outside off and left alone

20.6

Vettori to Katich, 2 runs, shuffles along way across the stumps and works it down to fine leg

Australia 59/1   SM Katich 29* (63b 2x4)

22.1

Vettori to Katich, no run, no turn, stays back and defends to the off side

22.2

Vettori to Katich, no run, lunges forward and defends to the off side

22.3

Vettori to Katich, no run, no turn again, stays back and defends to the off side

22.4

Vettori to Katich, no run, flighted on the off stump and defended

22.5

Vettori to Katich, no run, stays back and defends with soft hands

22.6

Vettori to Katich, no run, tapped to silly point

Australia 63/1   SM Katich 29* (69b 2x4)

23.4

Patel to Katich, no run, Patel gets turn and bounce outside off, left alone

23.5

Patel to Katich, no run, thrusts forward and defends

23.6

Patel to Katich, no run, gets forward and defends to the off side

Australia 63/2   SM Katich 29* (72b 2x4)

25.1

Patel to Katich, no run, defends close to the pads and prompts a stifled appeal from the keeper

25.2

Patel to Katich, no run, thrusts forward and defends

25.3

Patel to Katich, no run, defends with soft hands to forward short leg

25.4

Patel to Katich, no run, gets well forward and pushes it to cover

25.5

Patel to Katich, no run, a tentative Katich gets forward and defends again

25.6

Patel to Katich, 2 runs, drives to deep cover and Hussey pushes Katich for the second run and just makes it in time

Australia 66/2   SM Katich 31* (78b 2x4)

26.4

Martin to Katich, no run, moves a long way across and defends back to the bowler

26.5

Martin to Katich, 3 runs, full on the pads and flicked wide of midwicket, Southee gives the chase and pulls it back inches from the rope

Australia 70/2   SM Katich 34* (80b 2x4)

27.1

Patel to Katich, no run, gets well forward and smothers the spin

27.2

Patel to Katich, FOUR, class there from katich, he sashays down the pitch, turns his wrists and merely pushes a full delivery down the ground and wide of mid-on, doesn't over-hit it, just times it crisply

27.3

Patel to Katich, 2 runs, full on the pads and tucked wide of square leg

27.4

Patel to Katich, no run, gets well forward and defends

27.5

Patel to Katich, FOUR, exquisite timing again, he reaches forward to a full delivery and places it right in the gap between cover and mid-off, very little effort on that shot

27.6

Patel to Katich, 1 run, stays back and clips it down to fine leg, 11 off that over

Australia 81/2   SM Katich 45* (86b 4x4)

28.1

Vettori to Katich, 1 leg bye, looked like a bat-pad, the ball lobs past forward short leg but it's given leg byes, thought that hit the glove

Australia 82/2   SM Katich 45* (87b 4x4)

29.1

Patel to Katich, 1 run, stays back, waits for the turn and cuts to deep point

Australia 83/2   SM Katich 46* (88b 4x4)

31.1

Southee to Katich, no run, shuffles across and tries to tickle it down to fine leg but misses

31.2

Southee to Katich, no run, good length on the off stump and defended back to the bowler

31.3

Southee to Katich, no run, shuffles and clips it down to Watling at midwicket

31.4

Southee to Katich, no run, lands it on a good length outside off and safely left alone

31.5

Southee to Katich, no run, too wide outside the leg stump and katich cannot tickle it down

31.6

Southee to Katich, no run, gets beside the line and pushes it to cover point

Australia 92/2   SM Katich 46* (94b 4x4)

33.1

Southee to Katich, FOUR, down the leg side and Katich finally manages to tickle it wide of the keeper and down to fine leg, that's his fifty as well

33.2

Southee to Katich, no run, hits the deck hard and he gets under the bouncer

33.3

Southee to Katich, no run, gets beside the line and pushes it to cover, tells his partner to wait

33.4

Southee to Katich, no run, kicks up a bit and Katich hops and fends it off down the pitch

33.5

Southee to Katich, no run, keeps it on a good length outside off and he lets it go, the ball moves back inwards before reaching McCullum

33.6

Southee to Katich, no run, drifts down the leg side and he half heartedly tries to tuck it away

Australia 100/2   SM Katich 50* (100b 5x4)

35.1

Southee to Katich, FOUR, picks the big gap at deep square leg, drifts on the pads and he easily works it away wide of Watling who gives the chase, that's 500 runs for Katich v NZ

35.2

Southee to Katich, no run, shapes to drive straighter but gets an inside edge to midwicket

35.3

Southee to Katich, no run, taps it to the off side

35.4

Southee to Katich, 1 run, another big shuffle across the stumps and tucked to the on side, Watling runs across and hits the middle stump down at the bowler's end but Katich is home

Australia 105/2   SM Katich 55* (104b 6x4)

36.1

Arnel to Katich, FOUR, well controlled, gets beside the line, plays a punchy backfoot drive behind gully and the ball races away

36.2

Arnel to Katich, FOUR, goes the other side this time, half volley on middle and off, Katich uses his wrists very well and effortlessly tucks it wide of mid-on and midwicket

36.3

Arnel to Katich, 1 run, taps it to the off side and takes a single

Australia 114/2   SM Katich 64* (107b 8x4)

37.1

Southee to Katich, 4 leg byes, drifts down the leg side and the ball clips his pads and just beats the diving McCullum

37.2

Southee to Katich, no run, cuts hard but finds point

37.3

Southee to Katich, 2 runs, turns his bat and clips it just wide of mid-on, the runs are flowing here

37.4

Southee to Katich, 1 run, pulls a short delivery but Watling is stationed at deep square leg to cut it off

Australia 129/2   SM Katich 67* (111b 8x4)

38.1

Vettori to Katich, no run, moves across and clips it to midwicket

38.2

Vettori to Katich, no run, gets well forward and pushes the ball down to mid-off

38.3

Vettori to Katich, no run, gets well forward and pushes it to the off side

38.4

Vettori to Katich, no run, gets his pad forward and shoulders arms

38.5

Vettori to Katich, no run, no turn, shoulders arms again

38.6

Vettori to Katich, no run, tossed up on the pads and clipped wide of forward short leg

Australia 129/2   SM Katich 67* (117b 8x4)

39.4

Southee to Katich, no run, gets beside the line and taps it to the off side

39.5

Southee to Katich, FOUR, bowls short and Katich punishes him, moves across, rides the bounce and bisects the gap between two fielders at the deep and the ball races to long leg

39.6

Southee to Katich, no run, taps it to the packed off side field

Australia 136/3   SM Katich 71* (120b 9x4)

40.3

Vettori to Katich, no run, walks down the pitch and checks his shot to midwicket

40.4

Vettori to Katich, no run, moves a long way across and defends back to the bowler

40.5

Vettori to Katich, no run, gets forward and drives to mid-on

40.6

Vettori to Katich, no run, lands outside off and he leaves that to the keeper

Australia 137/3   SM Katich 71* (124b 9x4)

41.3

Southee to Katich, no run, lands it on a good length outside off and he safely lets it go

41.4

Southee to Katich, no run, moves across his stumps and tucks him down to mid-on

41.5

Southee to Katich, 1 run, drifts on the pads and he shuffles across and tucks him down to fine leg

Australia 139/3   SM Katich 72* (127b 9x4)

42.1

Vettori to Katich, no run, stays back and cuts him to the off side

42.2

Vettori to Katich, no run, quicker and gets a nice loop, forces Katich to check his shot

42.3

Vettori to Katich, FOUR, well played Simon! He moves across and quickly adjusts on seeing the turn, makes just enough room to cut with control wide of gully

42.4

Vettori to Katich, 1 run, clips him towards short fine leg for a single

42.6

Vettori to Katich, no run, quicker delivery, defended on the backfoot

Australia 145/3   SM Katich 77* (132b 10x4)

43.6

Patel to Katich, no run, blocks it just wide of forward short leg

Australia 146/3   SM Katich 77* (133b 10x4)

44.4

Martin to Katich, no run, moves across the stumps and chops it to Watling at point

44.5

Martin to Katich, no run, tentative shuffle and he gets a leading edge to the off side along the ground, it was a full delivery which he should have put away wide of mid-pn

44.6

Martin to Katich, 1 run, takes the risk of exposing his stumps yet again, tucks it to fine leg, he looks a candidate for a bowled or lbw at this rate

Australia 148/3   SM Katich 78* (136b 10x4)

45.1

Patel to Katich, 1 run, gets forward and drives to Arnel at sweeper cover

Australia 149/3   SM Katich 79* (137b 10x4)

46.4

Martin to Katich, no run, pushes it to mid-off

46.5

Martin to Katich, no run, shapes away from the left-hander and he leaves it alone

46.6

Martin to Katich, no run, gets across his stumps and tucks it to mid-on

Australia 155/3   SM Katich 79* (140b 10x4)

47.2

Patel to Katich, no run, shifts to the backfoot and cuts him to the off side

47.3

Patel to Katich, no run, gets forward and pushes it towards point

47.4

Patel to Katich, no run, thrusts forward and smothers the spin

47.5

Patel to Katich, 1 run, comes forward and pushes it towards mid-off

Australia 157/3   SM Katich 80* (144b 10x4)

49.1

Patel to Katich, no run, gets forward and drives to cover

49.2

Patel to Katich, 1 run, shuffles across and clips him to short fine leg

49.6

Patel to Katich, no run, tucks it past forward short leg, hesitation in the calling there

Australia 173/4   SM Katich 81* (147b 10x4)

51.1

Patel to Katich, FOUR, good shot, he rocks back, waits for the turn and cuts it late wide of slip and gully

51.2

Patel to Katich, no run, gets forward and drives to the off side

51.3

Patel to Katich, no run, tucks him to the off side

51.4

Patel to Katich, no run, tossed up outside off, defended to the off side

51.5

Patel to Katich, no run, gets forward and smothers the spin

51.6

Patel to Katich, no run, shoulders arms very close to the off stump

Australia 177/4   SM Katich 85* (153b 11x4)

53.1

Patel to Katich, no run, gets forward and defends quite late

53.2

Patel to Katich, 1 run, gets off the strike with a clips wide of forward short leg

Australia 178/4   SM Katich 86* (155b 11x4)

54.1

Martin to Katich, no run, another big shuffle, he mistimes the clip to midwicket

54.2

Martin to Katich, no run, exposes his leg stump and gets a leading edge towards mid-off

54.3

Martin to Katich, no run, pushes it to midwicket and tells North to head back

54.4

Martin to Katich, no run, nice delivery, Martin saw Katich shuffle a long way across again and fires it short and on the body, Katich just bends down in time to evade it

54.5

Martin to Katich, no run, stays back and clips it straight to mid-on

54.6

Martin to Katich, 1 run, big shuffle and clipped to Southee at fine leg

Australia 179/4   SM Katich 87* (161b 11x4)

55.1

Patel to Katich, no run, comes forward and defends to the off side

55.2

Patel to Katich, no run, comes forward and defends towards point again

55.3

Patel to Katich, no run, pushes it towards cover

55.4

Patel to Katich, no run, another push to the same fielder, playing for tea which is less than 10 minutes away

55.5

Patel to Katich, no run, no turn, he leaves it to the keeper

55.6

Patel to Katich, 1 run

Australia 180/4   SM Katich 88* (167b 11x4)

56.1

Vettori to Katich, no run, comes well forward and defends to mid-off

56.2

Vettori to Katich, no run, squirts it to cover

56.3

Vettori to Katich, no run, comes forward and defends

56.4

Vettori to Katich, OUT, Katich falls just before tea! He shuffle across his stumps yet again and tries to clip it to the on side, but the ball goes straight off the bat and goes to Watling at forward short leg, no doubts about that at all

SM Katich c Watling b Vettori 88 (236m 171b 11x4 0x6) SR: 51.46

Australia 180/5   SM Katich 88 (171b 11x4)
Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100
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Mar 31, 2010

Mitchell Johnson accepts the praise on the way to 10 wickets for the match, New Zealand v Australia, 2nd Test, Hamilton, 5th day, March 31, 2010

Mitchell Johnson accepts the praise on the way to 10 wickets for the match

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Mar 31, 2010

Tim Southee hits out on the way to 45 off 25 balls, New Zealand v Australia, 2nd Test, Hamilton, 5th day, March 31, 2010

Tim Southee hits out on the way to 45 off 25 balls

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